An early portrait by Pearl Freeman, c. 1935
Margaret Lockwood in The Lady Vanishes
Margaret Lockwood and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. in Rulers of the Sea (1939)
Margaret Lockwood reading in her dressing room on the set of Hungry Hill (1947). Photo by Ian Smith. LIFE.
Daphne Du Maurier helped write the script of this adaptation of her best-selling novel. A full-blooded historical romance in the grand tradition of du Maurier’s Rebecca. Hungry Hill provides a plum role for Margaret Lockwood, who became one of the biggest stars of British films of the 1940s. ’Margaret Lockwood is luminous in this epic tale of love and greed…’ — The Times
Margaret in Hollywood, 1939
Margaret Lockwood in The Lady Vanishes (1938)
Happy Birthday to Margaret Lockwood (September 15, 1916 - July 15, 1990), Britain’s most popular actress of the 1940s—a lady who was far from wicked and whose star will never vanish.
Margaret Lockwood photographed by Wilfrid Newton, c. 1946
Love Story (1944)
Margaret Lockwood in The Beloved Vagabond (1936)